Whoever Said

by Gary Percesepe

Though we came to life as to a school

We leave without graduating


Was probably the same guy who

Hijacked this sentence


Time has one agenda, pal

Turn down the heat of the baking cookies


And climb back down into this prisoner cart

Happy thoughts are not made to last


The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing

Though the whole shebang has mission creep


So even if we don't match up

We'll no doubt catch up


Comparing lacerations or

Favorite quotations


The solace of words is a plus size garment

Just leave the fruit in the urn.